Arcadia Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2017
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Desoto School District Details

Desoto School District
530 Lasolona Ave
Arcadia, FL 34266

4,924 Students enrolled in District

11 Schools in District

20 Students Per Classroom (State average is 17)

Desoto School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Florida

(10 is best)

Better than of FL school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
35%
55%
33%
55%
38%
55%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Desoto Alternative Program School
930 E Cypress St
Arcadia, FL, 34266
KG-12
Desoto County High School
1710 E Gibson St
Arcadia, FL, 34266
09-12
Desoto Middle School
420 E Gibson St
Arcadia, FL, 34266
06-08
Desoto Virtual Franchise School
494 N Manatee Ave
Arcadia, FL, 34266
KG-12
Desoto Virtual Instruction Program School
494 N Manatee Ave
Arcadia, FL, 34266
KG-12
Early Education Center School
318 N Wilson Ave
Arcadia, FL, 34266
PK-PK
Hospital And Homebound School
494 N Manatee Ave
Arcadia, FL, 34266
PK-12
Memorial Elementary School
851 E Hickory St
Arcadia, FL, 34266
PK-05
Nocatee Elementary School
4846 Sw Shores Ave
Nocatee, FL, 34268
PK-05
Reduced Services School
494 N Manatee Ave
Arcadia, FL, 34266
KG-12
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 39.5% 39.1%
Black 12.1% 22.7%
Hispanic 47.5% 34.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.5% 2.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.5%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 64.7% 55.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 61.5% 49.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.2% 5.6%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,932 $24,225,984 49.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $434 $2,131,808 4.4%
Staff $606 $2,976,672 6.1%
General Administration $220 $1,080,640 2.2%
School Administration $533 $2,618,096 5.4%
Operation $1,005 $4,936,560 10.1%
Transportation $418 $2,053,216 4.2%
Other $380 $1,866,560 3.8%
Total Support $3,597 $17,668,464 36.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,376 $6,758,912 13.9%
Total Expenditures $9,905 $48,653,360 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,518 $15,680,419,620 54.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $393 $1,115,927,502 3.9%
Staff $562 $1,597,036,017 5.5%
General Administration $82 $233,184,247 0.8%
School Administration $499 $1,416,837,032 4.9%
Operation $863 $2,452,400,846 8.5%
Transportation $345 $980,412,168 3.4%
Other $230 $654,234,812 2.3%
Total Support $2,974 $8,449,491,174 29.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,686 $4,789,826,724 16.6%
Total Expenditures $10,178 $28,920,342,915 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%